1996 d'Yquem

- 375 ml
95
RP
Availability: In Stock
$159.00
Availability: In stock
Product ID
16266-375-AI
Compared with the flamboyant aromatics of the 1997, Yquem's 1996 plays it closer to the vest, although there is a lot going on. Light gold with a tight but promising nose of roasted hazelnuts intermixed with creme brulee, vanilla beans, honey, orange marmalade, and peaches, this medium to full-bodied offering reveals loads of power in its restrained, measured personality. There is admirable acidity, weight, texture, and purity in this impeccably made Yquem...

Robert Parker
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Description Compared with the flamboyant aromatics of the 1997, Yquem's 1996 plays it closer to the vest, although there is a lot going on. Light gold with a tight but promising nose of roasted hazelnuts intermixed with creme brulee, vanilla beans, honey, orange marmalade, and peaches, this medium to full-bodied offering reveals loads of power in its restrained, measured personality. There is admirable acidity, weight, texture, and purity in this impeccably made Yquem...

Robert Parker
Product ID 16266-375-AI
Availability In Stock
Vintage 1996
Format 375 ml
Color White
Country France
Producer d'Yquem
Rating 95 RP
Region Sauternes
Type of Wine Dessert White
OWC No
Varietal Sauternes Blend
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